News | 1 July 2010

2010-2011 Research Clusters Announced


The Institute for Humanities Research is pleased to announce the 2010-2011 Research Clusters. This program is funded by the UC Humanities Network, and is designed to encourage and support research in any area of the Humanities.

Click here to view the call for proposals.


Asian Diasporas
Christine Hong, Assistant Professor of Literature
Boreth Ly, Assistant Professor of History of Art and Visual Culture
Karen Tei Yamashita, Professor of Literature

Center for Labor Studies
Steven McKay, Associate Professor of Sociology

Community / Technology
Wlad Godzich, Professor of Literature

Crosslinguistic Investigations in Syntax-Phonology (CrISP)
Sandra Chung, Professor of Linguistics
Matthew Wagers, Assistant Professor of Linguistics

Digital Humanities Initiative
Alan Christy, Associate Professor of History

Latino Literary Cultures Project / Proyecto culturas literarias latinas
Kirsten Silva Gruesz, Professor of Literature

Living Memories of World War II in the Pacific
Alan Christy, Associate Professor of History
Alice Yang, Associate Professor of History

Poetry and Politics
Rob Wilson, Professor of Literature
Carla Freccero, Professor of Literature

Queer Theory
Carla Freccero, Professor of Literature

Santa Cruz Linguistics and Philosophy Group (SCLP)
Adrian Brasoveanu, Assistant Professor of Linguistics
Jonathan Ellis, Associate Professor of Philosophy
Donka Farkas, Professor of Linguistics

Science Studies
Karen Barad, Professor of Feminist Studies, Philosophy and History of Consciousness

Transnational Popular Cultures
Felicity Schaeffer-Grabiel, Assistant Professor of Feminist Studies
Olga Nájera-Ramírez, Professor of Anthropology

Urban Studies
Miriam Greenberg, Associate Professor of Sociology